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Management (10th Edition)

Management (10th Edition)
Author: Stephen P. Robbins - Mary Coulter
ISBN 13: 9780132090711
ISBN 10: 132090716
Edition: 10
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication Date: 2008-11-03
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 592
List Price: $224.00

Describing both theory and practice, each chapter opens with a management dilemma and closes with solutions to the dilemma from practicing managers. Interviews with managers reveal the diversity of managerial perspectives. Other learning features include modules encompassing skills of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling, and video cases and questions. New to this edition are boxed readings on managing in an e-business world, material on managing entrepreneurial ventures, and Internet and team exercises. Robbins teaches at San Diego State University; Coulter at Southwest Missouri State University. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)


New edition of an introductory text covering the basics of a manager's job and of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. Includes lots of pedagogical trappings--self-assessment exercises, assignments, boxed features. Expanded topics for this edition include work force diversity, managing a career, and entrepreneurship; added features include interviews with managers, ethical dilemma exercises, and "what would you do?" vignettes. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)